Veteran film and theatre personality Girish Karnad dies at 81

Playwright, actor and filmmaker Girish Karnad died at 81 after a long illness. He died at a hospital in Bengaluru at 6.30 am on Monday, according to his family. He was born on May 19, 1938, in Bombay (now Mumbai). His critically-acclaimed body of work includes plays like “Yayati”, “Hayavadana” and “Tughlaq”, all of which […]